Jean-Raymond brought this show into the Brooklyn neighborhood he grew up in. He rented the King Theatre and the outside billboard lights impressively announced his triumphant homecoming. “I was robbed here, I was stabbed here so it’s a significant return,” the designer admitted backstage. It’s been a while that we have seen lines sneak around the corner of a show venue.
What stood out?
It was clear that this was a big production from the moment one walked in. But it’s rare to see a young brand like Pyer Moss pull off the combo of impressive live choir and band, set up on a stage which hosted the models on a U-shaped runway so naturally.